Dan Lust is an attorney in the New York City law office of Geragos & Geragos and the Sports Law Professor at New York Law School. He is regularly called upon to provide insight on legal issues in the sports arena for TV and Radio programs for national segments with ESPN, Fox Business, Fox Sports, CBS Sports, SiriusXM, Court TV, and Law & Crime, as well as regional outlets from New York, Chicago, Las Vegas, Miami, Washington, D.C., Houston, Los Angeles, and everywhere in between.
After working for the New York Giants, Dan went to Fordham Law where he focused his efforts on Sports Law and eventually became the President of Fordham’s renowned Sports Law Forum. As for his day-to-day role as an attorney, Dan parlays his sports-specific background to his practice, where he represents a wide range of businesses and individuals in matters across the firm’s footprint. Named a “Rising Star” by Super Lawyers from 2019 – 2021.
Dan has been published by Forbes, the American Bar Association, New York Law Journal, New York Business Journal, and Law360 and has been asked to present to judges and attorneys on a variety of legal issues. He’s been the featured speaker for law students in programs with Notre Dame, UPenn, Tulane, Boston College, Tennessee, Fordham, Nebraska, Iowa, Florida St., Texas Tech, Michigan St., Rutgers, Pepperdine, and Villanova, among countless schools.
He is also the host of the Conduct Detrimental Podcast, the #1 Sports Law Podcast, which delves into all issues at the intersection of sports & law. Dan’s curates his social media to represent what he refers to as “The Front Page of Sports Law.” Through a dynamic media approach, he has amassed one of the largest following on social media of any legal analyst, sports or otherwise.
Aside from his sports law background, Dan is avid sports bettor and proud husband and father to two daughters. He resides with his family in the suburbs of New York and works in New York City.